neck disability index


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neck disability index,

n in chiropractic medicine, parameter used to monitor the progression of a patient throughout the treatment period. Specifically, this questionnaire evaluates changes in a patient's function and measures a self-evaluated disability as a result of neck pain. Each of the 10 items receives a score from 1 to 5; therefore the maximum score that can be attained is 50. It is recommended the questionnaire be administered at the initial point of contact. At least a five-point change is needed to determine a development or progression in therapy that is clinically meaningful. Also called
NDI.
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Validity and reliability of a modified version of the neck disability index.
Reliability and validity of the finnish version of the neck disability index and the modified neck pain and disability scale.
The cultural adaptation, reliability and validity of neck disability index in patients with neck pain: a Turkish version study.
La disabilita, valutata con il Neck Disability Index, subisce cambiamenti molto significativi in entrambi i gruppi che migliorano dopo il trattamento poi peggiorano a 2 mesi ma con valori sempre piU bassi di T1.
Il Neck Disability Index, che misura la disabilita nelle radicolopatie cervicali, nell'analisi dei nostri dati ha subito cambiamenti a T2 (alla decima seduta di trattamento) e a T3 (a 2 mesi dalla prima valutazione) molto significativi, da cui si puo affermare che le istruzioni per una postura ed una ergonomia corretta della colonna sono state efficaci per il miglioramento della qualita di vita.
BPPT = Brachial Plexus Provocation Test, ES = effect size, NDI = Neck Disability Index, PCI = Pain Coping Inventory, PPT = pain pressure threshold, SD = standard deviation, TSK = Tampa Score for Kinesiophobia, VAS = visual analog scale.
425 VAS: Visual analog scale, F: Female, M: Male, [degrees]: Degree, NDI: Neck Disability Index, NHP: No ttingham Health Profile Values show mean[+or-]SD
532 VAS: Visual analog scale, [degrees]: Degree, NDI: Neck Disability Index, NHP: Nottingham Health Profile Values show mean[+or-]SD Table 3.
Self-report measures included a pain diagram and Numeric Pain Rating Scale (NPRS) to determine the distribution of symptoms and intensity of current, best and worst levels of pain, the Neck Disability Index (NDI), and the Fear-Avoidance Beliefs Questionnaire (FABQ) (Cleland et al 2008), (Lee et al 2006).
Cleland JA, Childs JD, Whitman JM (2008) Psychometric properties of the Neck Disability Index and numeric pain rating scale in patients with mechanical neck pain.
Disk replacement showed a significantly better improvement in neck disability index, compared with fusion after 12 months, but this advantage disappeared during later follow-up, Michael E.